Employment Practices Liability

Partnering for Success Webinars Continue

11/10/2022 12:40 pm

Public Entity Partners’ annual Partnering for Success Webinar Series is designed to increase knowledge of current risk management exposures and provide helpful information on topics that are important for public entities. These webinars are free for PE Partners members.

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2022-2023 Partnering for Success Webinar Series

By  Heather Hughes | 10/6/2022 5:25 am

Public Entity Partners continues its 2022-2023 Partnering for Success Webinar Series next month. This series is designed to increase your knowledge of current risk management exposures and provide helpful information on topics that are important for public entities.

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Risk & Insurance Symposium Update

By  Heather Hughes | 8/4/2022 7:30 am

The 2022 Risk & Insurance Symposium is only a few weeks away and is gearing up to be one of the best yet! This year’s Symposium is being held on August 24th - 26th at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs in Franklin, Tennessee.

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Local Government Risk Academy

By  Heather Hughes | 7/7/2022 7:00 am

Public Entity Partners is committed to excellence in local government. We strive to be an essential local government resource for employee safety education and risk management services.

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Top Five Reasons to Choose PEP

By  Halie Gallik | 7/7/2022 7:00 am

Ever wondered what sets Public Entity Partners apart from the competition? Here are the top five reasons you should choose us as your risk management partner.

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Webinar: Avoiding Government Employment Claims

By  Heather Hughes | 5/5/2022 8:00 am

Employment practices liability is a high-exposure area for local governments, but many employment claims can be diminished or avoided.

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HR Hero Offers Time-Saving Resources

By  Heather Hughes | 4/7/2022 8:00 am

Public Entity Partners offers a free toolkit to help assist our members with their human resource programs. This fully customizable, cloud-based platform offers expert legal analysis, guidance, training and best-in-class tools, and combines powerful workflow tools that human resource professionals need into one centralized dashboard.

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Volunteer Exposures for Entities

By  Heather Hughes | 4/7/2022 8:00 am

Many of Public Entity Partners’ members rely on volunteers to help them serve the public and their customers. From volunteer firefighters and auxiliary police to planning committees and school boards, there are considerations to ensure that entities are protected from liability exposures and volunteers are well suited for serving in these capacities.

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Webinar - Tennessee Drug Free Workplace

By  Heather Hughes | 3/3/2022 7:00 am

Public Entity Partners will present a webinar on the Tennessee Drug Free Workplace Program on March 30th at 1 p.m. CST/2 p.m. EST. This webinar will be hosted by Lance Wheaton, program coordinator, Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Drug Free Workplace Program.

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Employment Practices Liability

By  Halie Gallik | 2/4/2021 8:00 am

Properly handling employment issues and related claims are key factors in reducing your entity’s employment practices liability exposure. As simple as it may sound, there are right and wrong ways to discipline or terminate an employee. Unfortunately, increasing numbers of employment claims, court awards and settlements all seem to indicate that the wrong way may be gaining ground. The workplace and the laws that govern it have changed in multiple ways, which has increased the number of exposures governmental employers face regarding employment practices.

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